ITFORUM Jobs of Interest for the Week of November 14, 2016

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The ITFORUM site (Scott Warren) does a nice job of collecting job announcements in instructional design and instructional technology. These are mostly in higher education, and some in business/industry. Jobs of Interest. The following were culled from the last couple of weeks. Source: ITFORUM Jobs of Interest for the Week of November 14, 2016 | ITFORUM Jobs

University of Memphis New Faculty Orientation — online teaching tips

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I was pleased to be part of a panel on effective teaching this morning for our new faculty at the University of Memphis. Here are the notes from what I shared this morning. There is so much to learn about effective online teaching, and this is just a brief list of some practical tips for instructors who are “thrown into the […]

IDT Consulting and Project Management Course Resources — IDT 7078

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I really enjoyed teaching a new course this past summer, called IDT 7078 Seminar in IDT — Consulting and Project Management. The students produced some really interesting and useful projects, and you can see them all here. Essentially these are compiled resources around a topic area. IDT 7078 Broad Areas and Topics – Google Docs I conducted a series of interviews […]

Daniel Taylor Dissertation Final Defense June 20th, 1PM

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June 20th, 1PM in Ball 320. All guests welcome. I’ll see about video recording it. Daniel has a very good project. Source: Daniel Taylor Dissertation Final Defense | Dissertations in the College of Education The College of Education announces the final dissertation defense of Daniel Taylor for the degree of Doctor of Education June 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm in […]

Chapter published on personal learning environments

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I’m pleased to see that the chapter I wrote with co-author (and UM IDT alumnus) Michael Dowdy is now in print, as a part of the edited book by George Veletsianos of Royal Roads University. The book is titled “Emergence and Innovation in Digital Learning:Foundations and Applications”, and is published by Athabasca press. It is available for purchase, or as a […]

About AECT Rountable Presentations

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Note: this is meant for my students, and for first-time presenters at a large convention like AECT. The Setting Roundtable presentation sessions at the AECT Convention are fairly informal opportunities to interact with attendees about your project. Roundtable presentations are generally just what they sound like. The setting is a very large open room like a banquet hall at the […]